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Seventeen years' experience in r fMs line of work. 'PHONE 557-2 JOHNSON & SEVERSON C. W. JOHNSON, Manager dBO. R. CREEL UNDERTAKER LICENSED EMBALMER ■Calls answered promptly day t n%ht. Both *$>hones No. 2L 506 Main Street Lewistown, Montana J. W. Hughes Contracting Mason Estimate* furnished on Stone, Cement and Brick ^/ork All Work Guaranteed Lewistown, Mont. PUBLIC LAND AND MINING CASES. If you are interested in any contest or any matter before the Interior De partment, write to Clark & Wright, registered land lawyers, 902 F Street N. W. (opposite Gen'l Land Office), Washington, D. C. Free information about contests and where to obtain scrip, locatable upon public lands, without residence or cultivation. Everything in loose leaf at the Dem ocrat Supply Department. Proclamation. Executive Office, Helena, Moul. Whereas, a petition praying for the 1 referendum Of House .Bill No. 220, Ses sion Laws of 1911, known as "The MiF! (itary Code of , the State of Montana,," 1 signed by the requisite number of i voters, has been duly and regularly filed i» the office of the Secretary of ! State Within the time required by the | provisions of Constitution of the j StaM; of Montana; and I Whereas, thfe Governor of the state i is required by law to issue his procla I m'ation announcing the filing of such petition Now, Therefore, I, Wiliam R. Allen, Lieutenant Governor, and Acting Gov ernor of the State of Montana, do hereby proclaim the filing of such pefi tion for the reference to the voters i of the State of Mon'mna for their ap proval or rejection, at the regular electicfii to be held on the fifth day of November, A. D. 1912, of ft lWse j Bill No. 220 (Chapter 145, Session Laws of 1911), heing an Act entitled,' "An Act relating to the State Militia of the State of Montana, providing for the organization, regulation, main terfance and discipline of the National Guard of Montana, prescribing duties o! certain county and state otfreers connection therewith, prescribing pen alties and repealing Sections 1040 ¥110 inclusive, of the Revised Codes «nf Montana of 1907." connection therewith, prescribing pen alties and repealing Sections 1040 tf> ¥110 inclusive, of the Revised Codes «nf Montana of 1907." In Witness Whereof, 1 havo hereirn Vo set nay hand and caused "the Great Seal of (the State of Montana to be affixed. I Done 'at Helena, the Capital, this, the seventh day of September, A. D. one thousand nine hundred-and eleven, and in the one hundred and thirty sixth yv-ar of the indepenftence of the United States. WILLIAM R. ALLEN. By the Acting Governor: (Seal) T. M. SW1NDLEHURST, Secretary of State. By DAVID PTZETt, Deputy. F&rst publication Sept. 12-4t "Report of the Condition —OF THE -AT- Lewistown, in the State of Montana. At the Close of business Sept. 1, 1911. RESOURCES. Loansarai discounts.....*383,884 73 Overdrafts, secured and unsecured............... 4,499 12 Bonds and Warrants .... 9.823 3D 398.267 15 Banking'house furniture and fix tures ............................... 40,114 43 Gash reseiwe in bank, viz: Specie ...................* 29.559 90 Currency...............^^t733_00 33,292 96 JDue from bamksand bank ers ...................... 87,124 16 120,417 12 <Ohecks.& other cash item.. 379 56 Kxthanges f«r clearing house..................... 2,183 02 1 22.979 70 Total..............................*561.301 28 LIABILITIES. Capital stock paid in ____$100,000 00 Surplus fund............. 15,000 00 Undivided profits less ex penses and taxespaid . 4,784 65 119,784 65 Individual deposits sub ject to check............ 290.444 72 Demand certificates of deposit.................. 2.330 20 Time certificates of de posit ..................... 36.776 94 Cashier's checks out standing ............... 239 14 Savings department de posits .................... 50.665 78 Dueto banks and bankers 6.059 85 386,516 63 Bills Payable.induding certificates of deposit for borrowed money .. 55,000 00 Total............................. *561.301 STATE OF MONTANA. I • County of ITckgck. f "■ I. Frank J. Hazen, Cashier of the above named bank, do solemnly swear that the above statement is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. Frank J. IIazen, Cashier. Subscribed and sworn to before me this 7th day of Sept. 1911. (Seal.) J. C. Miller Notary Public for State of Montana residing at Lewistown. My com mission expires Feb ruary 1. 1912. Correct—Attest: Sam'l Phillips irjlrectnra M. L. Woodman I 1,ire ctors. Ss. Certificate of Co-Partnership. State of Montana,) County of Fergus,) We, the undersigned, do hereby certify that we are partners, trans acting business in this state, at the City of Lewistown, County of Fergus, under the firm name and style of "Farmers Commission Company"; that the names in full of all the members of such partnership are George W. Eastman and Kate Washburn, and that the places of our respective resi dences are set opposite our respective names hereunto subscribed. In Witness Whereof, we have here unto set our hands this, the eighth day of September, 1911. GEO. W. EASTMAN, Residing at Lewistown, Fergus Coun i tv, Montana. KATE WASHBURN, Residing at Lewistown, Fergus Coun ty, Montana. State of Montana,) gg County of Fergus,) I On this, the 8th day of September, ' in the year 1911, before me, Wm. M. Blackford, a Notary Public for the State of Montana, personally appeared j George W. Eastman and Kate Wash burn, know r n to me to be the persons whose names are subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that they respectively executed | the same. In Witness Whereof, I have here i unto set my hand and affixed my 1 notarial seal the day and year in this certificate first above written. (Notarial Seal) WM. M. BLACKFORD, ! Notary Public for the State of Mon tana, residing at Lewistow'n, Mon tana. My commission expires March j 12, 1912. First publication Sept. 12-4t - - ~ Notice to the Exhibitors at the Fer gus County Fair, 1911. The Secretary is prepared to pay j all premiums awarded this year, com mencing Saturday, September 9, for ; twelve (12) days. All premiums not paid after the 22nd of September, the : money Avill revert back to the Fair; Association. Bring your entry ticket* showing number and class and also ! your premium tickets, either first or second, so that a record may be kept | ° f all moneys paid * ERGUS COUNTY FAIR | ASSOCIATION, G- Mathews, Secretary. Office In Diamond Block. j *publication Sept. 12-2t —r ' : Notice to Creditors, Estate of Henry O. Birkland, de ceased. Notice is hereby giton by the undersigned, Bertha M. Birkland, ad wvinistratvix of tbvj estate Of Henry O. Birkland, deceased, to the creditors ' ol > au< ® a11 persons having claims -1 against the said deceased, to exhibit i them with the necessary vouchers, [ within four months after the first pub " on 1 £ Berlha M. Birkland administrate^:, at | AI»bn, Montana or to DeKalb A Met «f, attorneys for said estate, at Lew if ow n, Montana, in the County ^^gus. „ j ' ' /jirkLAND , , "Jr'' the E ® tete ' of °- ^t i!cation Ang 29-tt in Mrst pubSication Ang Sheriff's Sale. Mtr.itana Brewing Company, 3a cor poration, Plaintiff, vs. C. M. Uonlan and Katheriae G. Conlan, Ibis uvife.— Defendants. "To be scild at Sheriff's (Sale, on Wednesday, the 27th day of Septem be*-, 1911, *t 2 o'clock p. m. of said ( day, at the front door of the County 1 Court House, in the City 'of Lewis town, Fergus County, Montana, to the highest and best bidder for cash in hand, TawS'ul money -of the United States, all of defendants' right, title, xnd interest in and to the ifallowing real property, to-wit: Lot fifteen (15), In block seren (7), Tn the town of Buffalo, Fergus County, Montana, according to the map <or plat thereof on file and of record Sin the office of the County Clerk awl Re corder of Fergus County, Montana, and being the same lot purchased by C. M. Genian from James W. Collier, Which Collier contracted from the TownSite company. Together with all and singular the tenements, hereditaments and appur tenances thereto belonging or in any wise appertaining. Dated at Lewistown, Montana, this 5th day of September, 1911. W. R. WOODS, Sheriff. H. P. 1MISLUND, Under Sheriff. Wm. G. Downing, Great Falls, Mont., Attorney for Plaintiff. First publication Sept. 5-4t Order Appointing Time for Hearing Petition. In the District Court of the Tenth Ju dicial District of the State of Mon tana, in and for the County of Fer gus. In the Matter of the Estate of Na thaniel M. McCauley, Deceased.—Or der Appointing Time for Hearing Peti tion. Herbert W. Chase, as administrator of the estate of Rosa L. Chase, de ceased, having filed his verified peti tion in this court, setting forth facts on which he bases a claim that he is j entitled to the specific performance of a contract, made with his intestate, I Rosa L. Chase, by the said decedent, Nathaniel M. McCauley, in his life I time, to convey certain real estate, which said contract is set forth in his petition, and praying for an order re quiring the administratrix of the above-entitled estate to execute to above-entitled estate to execute to him, as such administrator, a con veyance of the following described: real property, to-wit: The south half of the southwest quarter of section five (5), the north west quarter of the northwest quar ter of section eight (8), the northeast quarter of the northeast quarter, the southwest quarter of the northeast quarter, the northwest quarter of the southeast quarter, the northeast quar ter of the southwest quarter, the southeast quarter of the northwest quarter and lots numbered two (2), three (3), and four (4), of section seven (7), all in township twelve (12) north of range twenty-two (22) east of the Montana Meridian, in Mon tana, and the southeast quarter of the southeast quarter of section twelve (12), designated lot numbered four (4) of said section twelve (12), in township twelve (12) north of range t\tent\-one i21) east of the said Mon tana Meridian, in Montana, together with all and singular the tenements, hereditaments and appurtenances thereunto belonging or in any wise appertaining. It is Ordered, That Thursday, the fifth day of October, 1911, at the hour ti r.c a of ten o'clock a. m., of said day, and the court room of said court, at Lew istown. in the said County of Fergus and State of Montana, be, and the same are hereby appointed as the for the hearing of the said petition; and that notice thereof be served upon the said administrator personally, and published in the Fer gus County Democrat, a newspaper published in this state, for at least four successive weeks before the said hearing. Dated. Lewistown, Montana, Sep tember 5. 1911. E. K. CHEADLE, Judge of District Court. Edgar G. Worden, Lewistown, Mon tana, Attorney for Petitioner. First publication Sept. 5-ut Summons. In the District Court of the Tenth Ju dicial District of the State of Mon tana, in and for the County of Fer gus. Thomas E. Nichols, Plaintiff, versus M. Nichols, Defendant. Sum g ess j e mons. The State of Montana Sends Greet ing to the above-named Defendant. you are hereby summoned to answer tin* complaint in this action j which is tiled in t he office of the clerk ot - c 0lir t, ;l copy of which is ; herewith served upon you, and to file y 0( jy miswci' and serve a copy there upon the plaintiff's Attorney with j n t wenlv ii !(VS after the service of this s , imu ions, exclusive of the day of service; and in case of your failure to appear or answer, judgment will be taken against you by default, for the relief demanded in the complaint. The said action is brought to ob tain a decree dissolving the bonds of matrimony heretofore and now exist ing between the plaintiff and the de fendant, upon the ground that the said defendant on or about the 14th day of May, 1909, wilfully 'and with out cause deserted and abandoned the plaintiff, and ever since has and slill Continues to desert and abandon him and to live separate and apart from him, without any sufficient, cause or reason and against his will and with Out his consent, said complaint al leging that the plaintiff and the de fendant Were married July 4, 1905, at. Scam men, Cherokee County, Kansas, and that said plaintiff has been resident of the State of Montana for more than one year last past Witness my hand and the seal of said Court, this 20th day of August 1911.. (Seal of Coun I JOHN B. RITCl't, Clerk. By SAMUEL L. PRATT, * Deputy Clerk. Wm. M. Blackford, Attorney for Plaintiff. First publication Sept. 5-4t Justice of the Peace in and for Said Township. First publication Aug. 22-4t . Alias Summons. In Justice. Court, Big Spring Town ship, Before Edward Brassey, Jus tice of tie Peace. State of Montana, County of Fer gus, ss. William H. Fergus and Robert B. Fergus, as co-partners doing business under the firm name and style of Fer gus Brothers, Plaintiffs, vs. Eddie A. Swingley And Elmer Nelson, as co partners doing business under the firm name and style of Swingley & Nelson, Defendants.—Alias Summons, The State of Montana Sends Greet ings to the above-named defendants. You are hereby summoned to ap pear before *ue, Edward Brassey, a Justice of the Peace In and for Big Spring Township, in the County of Fergus, and State of Montana, at my ■office in Lewistown, in said county and state, on Saturday, the 30th day of September, A. D. 1911. at 10 o'clock a. m. of said day, then and there to make answer to the complaint of Wil liam H. Fergus and Robert B. Fergus, the above-named plaintiffs, In a civil action. The said action Is brought to re cover judgment in favor of plaintiffs and against defendants for the sum of One Hundred Eleven and 82-100 Dollars on balance of account for goods, wares and merchandise sold and delivered by plaintiffs to defen dants, at defendants' express in stance and request, between Novem ber 1, 1910, and August 1, 1911, which said balance said defendants have agreed to pay plaintiffs. And you are hereby notified that If you fail to appear and answer, judg ment will be taken against you, Eddie A. Swingley and Elmer Nelson, the above-named defendants, according to the said complaint, and for costs of suit In their behalf expended. Given under my hand this 21st day of August, A. D. 1911. EDWARD BRASSEY, Notice of Contest Department of the Interior, United States Land Office, Lewistown, Mon tana, August 22, 1911. To Jim Vondrak, of Lewistown, Montana, Contestee: You are hereby notified that Frank Spika, who gives Deerfield, Montana, as his postoffice address, did on August 21, 1911, file in this office his duly corroborated application to con test and secure the cancellation of your Homestead, Entry No. 07028, Serial No. 07028, made September 21, 1909, for E1/2 SW14, SE% SE)4, Sec. 7, SW^4 SW)4, Sec. 8, NE!4 NW>4. NV6 NE)4, SW!4 NE%, Sec. 18, Tp. 17 N., R. 15 E., Montana Meridian, and as grounds for his contest he al leges that the said Jim Vondrak has abandoned said land, and that the same is in its original wild condition, uncultivated, unimproved and unin habited; that the said Jim Vondrak has been absent from Bald land for more than six months last past. You are, therefore, further notified that the said allegations will be taken by this office as having been con fessed by you, and your said entry will be canceled thereunder without your further right to be heard there in, either before this office or on ap peal, if you fail to file in tills office within twenty days after the fourth publication of this notice, as shown below, your answer, under oath, spe cifically meeting and responding to these allegations of contest, or If you fail within that time to file in this office due proof that you have served a copy of your answer on the said contestant either in person or by reg istered mail. If this service is made by the delivery of a copy of your answer to the contestant in person,' proof of such service must be either the said contestant's written acknowl-! edginent of his receipt of the copy, showing the date of its receipt, or the affidavit of the person by whom the ; delivery was made stating when and j where the copy was delivered; If: made by registered mail, proof of' such service must consist of the af fidavit of the person by whom the copy was mailed stating when and the postoffice to which it was mailed, and this affidavit must be accompanied by the postmaster's receipt for the letter. You should state in your answer the name of the postol'fice to which you desire future notices to be sent to you. C. E. McKOIN, Register. Date of first publication, Aug. 2'J. Date of second publication, Sept. 5. Date of third publication, Sept. 12. Date of fourth publication, Sept. 19. Order to Show Cause Why Order of Sale of Real Estate Should Not Be at. of for B. A. co the & ap a Big of my In the District Court of the Tenth Judicial District of the State of Montana, in and for the County of Fergus. State of Montana, County of Fer gus, ss. In the Matter of the Estate of Thomas L. Burke, Deceased.—Order to Show Cause Why Order of Sale of Real Estate Should Not Be Made. S. W. Pennock, the administrator of the estate of Thomas L. Burke, de ceased, having filed Ills verified peti Hon herein praying for an order of sale of the real estate of said deccn dent. for the purposes therein set forth. It Is Therfore Ordered by the Judge ; of said Court, that all persons inter ested in the estate of said deceased, appear before Ihe said Court on Thurs Bay, the fourteenth day of September, 1 1911, at ten o'clock in the forenoon j of said day, at ihe court room of Raid Court, at the Court House in Lewis-; town, County of Fergus, State of Mon tana, to show cause why an ordei should not be granted to the said ad ministrator to sell so much of tho real estate of the said deceased at either private or public sale as shall be necessary. And that a copy of this order he published at least once a week for four (successive weeks in the Fergus County Democrat, a weekly news paper printed and published in 'aid Fergus County. The following is a description of the real and personal property here inbefore referred to, which is sought to be sold in the said petition: The SEVi of NE'/ 4 and NV. of SE»4 of section 4en tit', and NW'4 of SWy, of section eleven (11), to«* T i ship sixteen (16) north, of range twenty (20) east., containing 160 acres, with the improvements thereon. Also the Blue Bird placer mining claim, situated in Maiden gulch; also cyanide tanks and cabin upon placer claim, two stoves and cooking uten sils. Dated, Lewistown, Montana, August 12, 19)1. E. K. CHEADLE, Judge. Edgar G. Worden, Attorney for Petitioner. First publication Aug. 15-5t ¥ With Resources of More Than $1,700,000.00 This bank Is not too large to give considerate attention to the lit tle things which mean much to the welfare of depositors. It is not too large to lend the weight of its counsel and support to the depositor whose dealings are small but none the less important to him. Its organization is such that all who bring their business here are assured of courteous treatment and appreciative attention. Bank of Fergus County LEWISTOWN, MONTANA Capital $250,000.00 Surplus $175,000.00 Farm Loans If you want a farm loan QUICK, come to us. Money always on hand. Interest payable any month in the year agreeable to borrower. No promises as to what we THINK we can do—BUT WHAT WE WILL DO. MONTANA LOAN l INVESTMENT COMPANY Office ia 3ank of Pergas Comity Buildiag. Both telephoaes LEWISTOWN, MONTANA Lewistown Employ ment Agency We furnish help of all kinds promptly. RANCH HANDS OUR SPECIALTY. 'Phone 545 LEWISTOWN, : : MONTANA ; j If: FARM LOANS NO DELAY B. E. STACK (Near First National Bank) Lewistown, : : Montana Reliable Assay World Is always done at our office. Why take a chance? We make correct assays or analysis of all the principal ores and min erals, Including cyanide tests and coal analysis. Gold and silver re fined and bought. A. L. HAWKINS & CO. Office 207 5th Ave. I ; 1 j Wanted Immediately SHEEP PELTS —AND— BEEF HIVES Have large contract to till for three car loads. Will pay the high est prices during wool season. Lewistown Hide & Fur Go. 207 Fifth Avenue Lewistown From our found juicy, flavor. We grade of 1 sanitary market will be home-rendered smoked meats. lard and ABEL BROS.